Posts about "Platform"

3 fundamentals of connected planning

In a previous blog, we suggested that sales and operations planning (S&OP), integrated financial planning (IFP), and integrated business planning (IBP) are all just different perspectives on the same process. And when it comes to improving planning, the most important thing is to start making the connections. This is also a mantra followed by Ron… read more →

Who drives software purchasing—IT or business?

Jason Ambrose, Anaplan’s Vice President of Strategic Business Transformation, shares his insights into how enterprises buy software today. He and his team advise Anaplan customers on the journey to adopt connected planning across their enterprises.Who’s in the driver’s seat when it comes to software selection and purchasing in enterprises?Not long ago, I would have said… read more →

6 connected planning concepts from Ron Dimon of Deloitte Consulting LLP

Whether you’re planning a complex supply chain; working in financial planning and analysis (FP&A); building a sales forecast; or calculating indirect cost allocation, CAPEX, or sales incentives, connected planning with the Anaplan platform can help you succeed. But the variety of use cases Anaplan can handle also presents a challenge: Each company beginning the connected… read more →

Anaplan named a 2017 Top Rated Corporate Performance Management platform by software users on TrustRadius

At Anaplan, we embrace every opportunity to listen to the voice of our customers. One channel that helps us hear you is TrustRadius, the most trusted review site for business technology. More than 170 customers—roughly a quarter of our total customer base—have rated Anaplan using TrustRadius, and nearly 100 have written detailed reviews. On TrustRadius,… read more →

Four observations on the Forrester Wave™ EPM report, from Anaplan’s chief customer officer

Analyst firm Forrester Research recently published “The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Performance Management, Q4 2016,” its evaluation of EPM providers and the 10 companies (including Anaplan, which was named a Leader) that are the most significant players in the space. The report, according to its author Paul D. Hamerman, shows how each provider measures up and… read more →